Rising 6th Grader Summer Math Booklet

The Rising 6th Grader Summer Math Booklet features 10 engaging math activities each based on a summer theme. Students finishing 5th grade should buy this booklet in preparation for 6th grade in the fall.

$10.00

Sample activities include:

  • Write letters to a summer-math pen pal
  • Create a coordinate grid using sidewalk chalk, then complete a table and mark the ordered pairs using rocks
  • Go to an area park and measure the equipment, roll dice down the slide and use the results to answer questions about fractions, swing through your multiplication and division facts
  • Go to a library and read math-related literature and ask a librarian how they use math
  • Practice rounding numbers and reading 6-digit numbers found on the spines of library books
  • Use water balloons to compare equivalent fractions, decimals, and percents, see how many of your multiples you can say while tossing a water balloon in the air
  • Make homemade playdough and use it to explore 3-dimensional figures, volume, and fractions
  • Create models of equivalent fractions using sidewalk chalk drawings
  • Create a timeline based on historical events related to the United States postal service
  • Visit a Catholic church to explore pattern, symmetry and its place in a sacred space
  • Make lemonade and explore volume, counting money, and tithing by setting up a lemonade stand
  • Use Styrofoam cups to explore place value
  • Make a timeline based on events about the rosary
  • Play a board game with a Math Mentor and journal about the math you used while playing
  • Daily Flashcard Motivation Page

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Dimensions 8.5 × 11 in